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Harriette Carey, 94

Harriette G. Carey, age 94, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Monday, January 27, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Cecil, Ohio. Mrs. Carey retired from The Aro Corporation’s custodial services department. She was a woman of deep faith and enjoyed gardening. Harriette was born on April 21, 1919, in …

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Roger Kime, 66

Roger L. Kime, age 66, of Bryan, died on Monday, January 27, 2014, at Community Health and Wellness Centers-Bryan shortly after admittance. Roger had been a machinist at The Aro Corporation, retiring after 35 years of service. After his retirement he worked for a time at Precision Metal in Defiance …

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Defiance Man Charged With Murder Following Death Of Infant

Defi­ance Police are call­ing it a case of shaken baby syn­drome. Now, a Defi­ance man is behind bars, and police say he’s respon­si­ble for the death of a five month old girl. 29 year old James Cooper has been charged with first degree felony mur­der. Cooper is being held at …

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Montpelier Village Council Fills Vacant Seat

Mont­pe­lier Vil­lage Coun­cil met on Mon­day and inter­viewed two appli­cants for a vacant coun­cil seat. Fol­low­ing those inter­views, Dan Willis, who has served on the vil­lage coun­cil in the past, was appointed and sworn in. Mont­pe­lier Coun­cil then moved on to other items of busi­ness Mon­day night. Kurt Roan was …

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I-75 / US 224 Interchange Project Getting Close

Details will be unveiled on Thurs­day evening involv­ing the Ohio Depart­ment of Transportation’s plans for rebuild­ing I-75’s U.S. 224 inter­change in Find­lay. Miller Broth­ers Con­struc­tion of Arch­bold is sched­uled to start work next month on the $10.6 mil­lion state con­tract. The 6 p.m. pub­lic meet­ing tomor­row will be held in …

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Henry County Commissioners Make Deal To Get Re-paid

Henry County Com­mis­sion­ers say they may be closer to a res­o­lu­tion involv­ing a good chunk of change that is owed to the county. Com­mis­sion­ers signed a pay-back agree­ment with Peter Colaraffi of Revenge Designs, to set­tle a loan of just over $300,000 that was tied to a project that never …

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Man Almost Burns House Down While Burning Spiders With Torch

Don’t try this at home… Author­i­ties say an Indi­ana man set his house on fire… while using a blow torch to remove spi­der webs. Fire­fight­ers were called out for a fire reported to be in the walls of a home in rural DeKalb County. The home­owner told fire crew mem­bers …

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DEFIANCE MAN CHARGED IN DEATH OF INFANT

A five year old child is dead and now, a Defi­ance man has been arrested and charged with mur­der. Defi­ance Police were called to Cor­win Street in Defi­ance just after 7 Fri­day night on a report of a child not breath­ing. The five-month-old baby was taken to Defi­ance Regional Med­ical …

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FRAUD TRIAL SET FOR SEPTEMBER IN WILLIAMS COUNTY COURT

A court date has finally been set in a fraud case involv­ing some area res­i­dents. The Bryan Times is report­ing that the case against David and Nancy Jo Frazer of Bryan and Albert Rose­brock of Sher­wood will be headed to trial in Sep­tem­ber. Last sum­mer the Ohio Attor­ney General’s office …

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BRRRRRR!!!!!!!! IT’S COLD OUT THERE!!

The deep freeze is back, and fore­cast­ers now say it’s going to stick around for a few days. A giant arc­tic air mass has descended from Canada, and accord­ing to the National Weather Ser­vice, the wind chill will go to 40 below zero in our area by Wednes­day. If we …

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